Social Media Slice for July 8, 2019: Google Update of Mobile Research; Generational Marketing as Key Demographic; and ThriveCart as a Guide to Boosting Your Revenue

MAIN SLICE Google Update of Mobile Research- You may have missed this item. Google has made a change in its search results screen to make it easier for searchers (like potential customers) to find what they are looking for more. But it requires an important step by you on behalf of your small biz clientsContinue reading “Social Media Slice for July 8, 2019: Google Update of Mobile Research; Generational Marketing as Key Demographic; and ThriveCart as a Guide to Boosting Your Revenue”

Social Media Slice for July 1, 2019: Online Sales Booming in Thailand; Are Written Words Dead to Social Media; and Voice Search Might Be Just A Lot of Talk

MAIN SLICE Online Sales Booming in Thailand– The hottest market to move product and services is in Asia. According to Thailand’s Electronic Transaction Development Agency, latest data indicated sales via social media more than doubled to 334.2 billion baht (US$10.9 billion) in 2017. Upgrades to mobile banking apps were key. “Social commerce is a marketContinue reading “Social Media Slice for July 1, 2019: Online Sales Booming in Thailand; Are Written Words Dead to Social Media; and Voice Search Might Be Just A Lot of Talk”

Are Written Words Dead? Duh, You ARE Reading This

Video is king, they say, in social media. A “picture is worth a thousand words” has been echoed for centuries. And we get it, nobody talks about caveman blogs, just drawings. But, you SCROLL Instagram. It’s a book with written words that you TAKE to the beach to read. That last line, I adapted fromContinue reading “Are Written Words Dead? Duh, You ARE Reading This”

Social Media Slice for June 26, 2019: Power of Social Media to Do Good; Affect the Effect of Your Writing; and Installing iOS 13 On Your Phone Today

MAIN SLICE Power of Social Media to Do Good– Even in this case which involved public shaming, social media had a role in creating a positive effect on a family. Seems a woman took to Facebook to post what she thought was a vagrant sleeping at a fast food booth. Then the story got outContinue reading “Social Media Slice for June 26, 2019: Power of Social Media to Do Good; Affect the Effect of Your Writing; and Installing iOS 13 On Your Phone Today”

Would You Like to AFFECT the EFFECT of Your Writing on Readers?

Clever headline writing is not my forte, so I admit I worked on that for a bit. Affect and effect are words which novice and experienced social media writers mix up often enough that I thought I would provide some tips. Affect and Effect Tips #1: “Affect” is most often a verb meaning to actContinue reading “Would You Like to AFFECT the EFFECT of Your Writing on Readers?”

Inside Scoop: Passive Voice

As a way of saying thanks to those of you who follow or like or just regularly bounce in, I am going to experiment with a weekend feature. Many of you have blogs or write Facebook posts. And sometimes you struggle with spellings, grammar, and structure. Let me offer some tips. Thus, Inside Scoop. TheseContinue reading “Inside Scoop: Passive Voice”

Social Media Slice for September 28, 2018 : Snapchat Ads, Mari Smith, and Website Traffic

Snapchat launching several ad options for holidays. An interview with Mari Smith, Queen of Facebook. Use quality video to drive more traffic to your website. SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers and Small Business Owners doing their own marketing. MOTIVATIONAL SLICE “If you want to make everyone happy, don’tContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 28, 2018 : Snapchat Ads, Mari Smith, and Website Traffic”

Social Media Slice for September 21, 2018

Keeping home buyers as followers after they have bought a home, Possible new home for Instagram hashtags, Hitting a home run with your Twitter marketing SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers and Small Business Owners doing their own marketing. MOTIVATIONAL SLICE Another week is ending and you’re still sittingContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 21, 2018”

Social Media Slice for September 19, 2018

Shedding some light on Dark Social today, as well as a different use for LinkedIn, and which are the best US airports you should consider using on your way to conferences. All covered in today’s Social Media Slice. SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers and Small Business Owners doingContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 19, 2018”

Social Media Slice for September 17, 2018

Can Pinterest drive customers to your website? Have you sketched out your client’s buyer persona correctly? How do you avoid negative ad placement when it is handled by automation? All answered in today’s Slice! SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers and Small Business Owners doing their own marketing. MOTIVATIONALContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 17, 2018”